Ted Bundy: The Cases – Georgann Hawkins

by Erin Banks Several days before Lakewood native Georgann Hawkins disappeared on June 11, 1974, Bundy had a dry run, staking out the area, perhaps even observing Hawkins. We can place him near the Beta Thi fraternity at 11 P.M. on June 7. In “A Stranger Beside Me,” Ann Rule writes that a young man… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Georgann Hawkins

Ted Bundy: The Cases – Brenda Carol Ball

by Erin Banks On the evening of May 31, 1974, 22-year old Burien resident Brenda Carol Ball decided to visit one of her frequent hangouts, the Flame Tavern, close to the airport. She had attended the Highline Community College until roughly two weeks earlier and partied harder than usual during this time, apparently not knowing… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Brenda Carol Ball

Ted Bundy: The Cases – Roberta Kathleen Parks

by Erin Banks On May 6, 1974, 20-year old California native Roberta Kathleen Parks, better known as Kathy Parks, was abducted from the Oregon State University campus in Corvallis, approximately 250 miles away from Seattle. Bundy, intending to throw off investigators, stepped outside of his usual hunting ground in Washington state that night. A friend,… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Roberta Kathleen Parks

Ted Bundy: The Cases – Susan Elaine Rancourt

by Erin Banks Before the successful abduction of 18-year old Susan Elaine Rancourt on April 17, 1974 at around 10 P.M., Bundy had tried to take at least two other girls from campus, one of them being Katherine Clara D’Olivo (21). In her statement given to police, it sounds as if Bundy was acting a… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Susan Elaine Rancourt

Ted Bundy: The Cases – Donna Gail Manson

by Erin Banks 19 year old Donna Gail Manson vanished from Evergreen State Campus on March 12, 1974 around 7. P.M. when she was on her way to a jazz concert at the library. Manson lived a rather unsteady lifestyle, attending classes irregularly, instead preferring to party and consume marijuana and other substances. Because of… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Donna Gail Manson

Ted Bundy: The Cases – Lynda Ann Healy

by Erin Banks The second case of a confirmed victim to discuss is Lynda Ann Healy’s, who was already briefly mentioned in the post about Karen Sparks. Bundy and Healy had enrolled in the same psychology class in 1972, it is likely that they “knew” each other or at least knew of each other. It… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Lynda Ann Healy

Ted Bundy: The Cases – Karen Lee Sparks

by Erin Banks While it is not a new concept to review the cases in chronological order, I still must give credit to another researcher who initially started a group dedicated to this task and permitted us at The Ted Bundy Research Group to pick up the idea for our The Cases posts every second… Continue reading Ted Bundy: The Cases – Karen Lee Sparks